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Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 631 works in 1,110 publications in 3 languages and 30,076 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Film and video adaptations  Television adaptations  Fiction  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Romance films  Television programs 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
It's a wonderful life by James Stewart( Visual )

17 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is prevented from committing suicide by an elderly angel, who takes him back through his life to see what good he has done, and how the world would be if he had not been born
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1880, une unité de cavalerie conduit une campagne contre une bande d'Indiens maraudeurs à la frontière du Mexique
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
High noon by Gary Cooper( Visual )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiography, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer teams up with the city's biggest mob boss in a scheme to control the numbers racket, but he turns against his boss when the latter kills the lawyer's younger brother
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Dr. Miles Bennell becomes puzzled by his patient's disturbing behavior, he slowly begins to unravel the bizarre mystery that plagues the town. It seems an extraterrestrial form of plant life has descended on the village, giant "pods" containing formless aliens that are systematically taking over the bodies of townspeople whenever they sleep. Now only he and a small band of friends are left to warn the world of the deadly invasion!
Federico Fellini's La dolce vita by Federico Fellini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in Italian and English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journalist ventures into the decadent high society of modern Rome and finds that his values are being destroyed, leaving him totally disillusioned
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an actor unable to separate the roles he plays on stage from his private life. Ronald Colman gives a brilliant performance as Anthony John, an actor playing Othello, who is obsessed by the role to the extent that he feels he must murder his ex-wife who happens to be cast as Desdemona
The red pony by Lewis Milestone( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Involves a young boy's love for his horse, and the inter-family conflict it creates. The boy's father, having married into a ranch family, finds it difficult to adjust to rural life after abandoning his teaching career. A hired ranch hand becomes the boy's source for horse training, as well as guidance and affection, while the small red pony becomes the source of the family's reconciliation
The secret garden by Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents in India, Mary Lennox is sent 'home' to England, and the Yorkshire estate of a distant relative. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of local the country boy Dickon and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charley has become the middleweight champion of the world by winning a "fixed" fight. In his devious climb to the top, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves
Father Goose( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beachcomber on a South Sea island is assigned to monitor enemy ship and plane movements. Answering a distress call from another island he rows across miles of open sea to rescue a French schoolteacher and seven school girls
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus by Miloš Forman( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
Madame Bovary by Claude Chabrol( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in French and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Bovary is possessed by a burning hunger for life and love. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges in a lifestyle of overspending and a series of affairs
The bells of St. Mary's by Leo McCarey( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father O'Malley arrives to take charge of St. Mary's parochial school only to find the institution badly in need of repair and financial support. The new pastor also finds himself in conflict with Sister Benedict, who is used to running the school with her own very definite ideas about education
 
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Republic Pictures Corporation Republic Pictures Home Video

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English (138)

Italian (8)

French (4)

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The quiet manO pioneers!Invasion of the body snatchersFederico Fellini's La dolce vitaPeter Shaffer's AmadeusMadame BovaryThe bells of St. Mary's